…one of the earliest example of Science Fiction…
“What you tell me, I forget: what I discover for myself, I remember.” ~ Jim Scrivener, pg. 285
“…a quick glance now and then sufficed; but it flashed back, each time more confidently, the undisguised delight he drank from hers.” ~ Emily Brontë
“To represent a bad thing in its least offensive light, is doubtless the most agreeable course for a writer of fiction to pursue; but is it the most honest, or the safest?” ~ Anne Brontë, Preface, The Tenant of Wildfell Hall.
“I must say a word about fear. It is life’s only true opponent. Only fear can defeat life. It is a clever, treacherous adversary […] It has no decency, respects no law or convention, shows no mercy…” ~ Yann Martel, pg. 161, Life of Pi
“If ruining the only religious icon I have leaves me vulnerable to Martian vampires, I’ll have to risk it.” ~ pg. 33, The Martian
Where is Amy?